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Things to do in Lycoming County

Top recommendations from locals

From sightseeing to hidden gems, find out what makes the city unique with the help of the locals who know it best.
Trail
“Worlds End State Park is in a narrow S-shaped valley of the Loyalsock Creek just south of Forksville, Sullivan County. Surrounded by the Loyalsock State Forest, the 780-acre park offers visitors diverse recreational opportunities within a pristine environment. The rugged natural beauty coursing through the heart of the Endless Mountains landscape provides many photographic possibilities.”
  • 8 locals recommend
Natural Feature
“The PA Grand Canyon and Pine Creek Gorge is a must see vista while in this area. Leonard Harrison State Park is the east rim of the canyon. The PA Grand Canyon stretches for over 45 miles with depths of 1500 feet. Some of the scenic wonders is the steep canyon, Pine Creek River and waterfalls.”
  • 11 locals recommend
Baseball Field
“Historic and internationally renown, South Williamsport PA is the home of Little League Baseball and World Series. Visitors from all over the world come with their families to watch their children compete for the Series World Championship. This occurs the last two weeks of August. ”
  • 9 locals recommend
Movie Theater
“Check out a movie at this 3 screen theater located in Downtown Lock Haven. The movie experience here is affordable. ”
  • 6 locals recommend
Zoo
“Clyde Peeling’s Reptiland is a world-class specialized zoo offering an unparalleled educational adventure for the whole family! Exotic reptiles and amphibians from around the world await discovery in stunning, naturalistic habitats, introducing visitors to the less-loved members of the animal kingdom. Explore the world of mambas, cobras, vipers, pythons and other rare and beautiful snakes, and experience giant alligators, gentle tortoises, curious lizards, and colorful frogs on this zoological journey.”
  • 4 locals recommend
Meal Takeaway
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“local brewery, well established with some great beers on tap! Also, live music most nights!”
  • 8 locals recommend
Bar
“Serves only excellent local micro-brews on tap! Food is good, too. Pesto fries are a must. Salads are fresh and delicious. Anyone under 21 is not permitted, however.”
  • 4 locals recommend
Car Rental
  • 2 locals recommend
Theater
“Features many well known artists, the community orchestra, comedians, and much more.”
  • 7 locals recommend
Department Store
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  • 4 locals recommend
Bakery
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  • 2 locals recommend
Museum
“The Heisey Museum holds some of the oldest pieces of history from Lock Haven, and central Pennsylvania.”
  • 2 locals recommend
Restaurant
“The. Best. Food. Ever. In the middle of nowhere! Great scenery, great drive!”
  • 9 locals recommend
Restaurant
“Amazing service, food and getaway along pristine Loyalsock Creek. Indoor and outdoor dining and lower pavilion with tiki bar, live music, large bonfire pit and plentiful seating! A must for visitors!”
  • 10 locals recommend
Lounge
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“Wing nights on Wednesday!! Play pool, music, drinks, etc. Watch out for the college crowd though.”
  • 2 locals recommend
Restaurant
“If you're looking for a unique restaurant with amazing food, the Moon and Raven is the place to go! Located in downtown Williamsport, this fairly new restaurant was built with a lot of repurposed and interesting materials. If you have the time, it's worth the trip!”
  • 6 locals recommend

Top restaurants

Meal Takeaway
“local brewery, well established with some great beers on tap! Also, live music most nights!”
  • 8 locals recommend
Bar
“Serves only excellent local micro-brews on tap! Food is good, too. Pesto fries are a must. Salads are fresh and delicious. Anyone under 21 is not permitted, however.”
  • 4 locals recommend
Restaurant
“The. Best. Food. Ever. In the middle of nowhere! Great scenery, great drive!”
  • 9 locals recommend
Restaurant
“Amazing service, food and getaway along pristine Loyalsock Creek. Indoor and outdoor dining and lower pavilion with tiki bar, live music, large bonfire pit and plentiful seating! A must for visitors!”
  • 10 locals recommend
Lounge
“Wing nights on Wednesday!! Play pool, music, drinks, etc. Watch out for the college crowd though.”
  • 2 locals recommend
Restaurant
“If you're looking for a unique restaurant with amazing food, the Moon and Raven is the place to go! Located in downtown Williamsport, this fairly new restaurant was built with a lot of repurposed and interesting materials. If you have the time, it's worth the trip!”
  • 6 locals recommend
American Restaurant
“Good food & drinks, nightlife, outdoor patio and live music certain nights in summer/fall”
  • 5 locals recommend
Restaurant
“Creative Italian Cuisine in downtown Williamsport with a great live music tradition and full stocked bar.”
  • 4 locals recommend

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